Context of American assassin, directed by Michael Cuesta ; screenplay by Stephen Schiff and Michael Finch and Edward Zwick & Marshall Herskovitz ; produced by Lorenzo di Bonaventura, Nick Wechsler ; CBS Films and Lionsgate in association with TIK Films (Hong Kong) Ltd. present ; a Lorenzo di Bonaventura/Nick Wechsler production ; a film by Michael Cuesta